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Family of teen killed on Auke Lake sues city, two others

...accident," resident Mike Peterson said at the meeting. The ordinance was narrowly adopted 5-4, with Karen Crane, Loren Jones, Jesse Kiehl and Kate Troll voting against.The complaints against Herring and Miller stem from the allegation that...
Survey: Housing still top local issue

...Juneau or outside of Alaska entirely, work in tourism and seafood processing. Prompted by a question from Assemblyman Loren Jones, Calvin said housing is an issue for non-resident seasonal employees as well as year-round residents. Calvin also...
Assembly approves city, schools budgets

...year. Meetings on the 2016 budget will likely start in July, city finance director Bob Bartholomew said.Assemblyman Loren Jones said during Monday's meeting that the Assembly needs to adopt a more holistic view of what it means to balance the...
CBJ tax hike is taken off the table

...close vote, the Assembly opted to hold the line on property taxes, which have not changed in eight years. Assemblyman Loren Jones was first to suggest at the meeting the city dip into the fund balance rather than raise taxes.As it stands, the...
City to look at 'right sizing'

...We've been working on government for a long time, and there's a lot of things that need to be done."Assemblyman Loren Jones asked if capital improvement projects - the city's construction projects - would also be considered in the ongoing...
Water, wastewater rates will likely increase 2015. Rates would continue to increase each year."It's nice that we got the million dollars," Assemblyman Loren Jones said. "Why not put the rate increase this year. That's less money that you have to get out of some future assembly...
Bartlett board calls new CEO's pay average for Alaska

...that."She said the committee called all Assembly members the weekend the contract was finalized. Assemblymembers Loren Jones, Karen Crane and Jesse Kiehl all confirmed they got a call and asked questions about the salary at that time."We...
Bigger boats allowed on Auke Lake

...Assembly voted to remove the length restriction. The motion carried five to four, with assembly members Karen Crane, Loren Jones, Jesse Kiehl and Kate Troll voting against.The Assembly unanimously adopted the 2014 Transit Development Plan, which...
Firefighters union host training exercises for city officials, media

...blindly hands-on what they do everyday," Mercer said, still smiling, helmet in hand.Likewise, Assemblymember Loren Jones said, "I have a much better appreciation for what these guys do, you know, the real stuff.""You don't know...
City puts stop to any new cell towers

...mean financial loss for the city."There's a cost implication we shouldn't bear on this project," Assemblyman Loren Jones said.It was at Hood's request that the governing body brought the bid awarding up for individual discussion and...


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